report animal abuse

Jerrold Meyer, like Melinda Novak, works at UMass Amherst and experiments on Rhesus Monkeys. Please take the time to send him an email asking him to stop these tests. We wrote up a sample email below that you can use, or write your own polite email.

Feel free to repost this call for emails

Jerrold Meyer’s  email is:


Here are the numbers on the animals being tested on in UMass Amherst Labs. Right now the most up to date we have is 2005, but the rest is coming.

If you would like to see this information in its original format, which includes more information about the types of experiments being done on the animals, check out this URL:

USDA – APHIS Report – 2005

Dogs – 0
Cats- 0
Guinea Pigs- 4
Hamsters – 506
Rabbits- 18
Non-Human Primates- 13

If you are wondering if something you have seen being done to an animal is animal abuse, check to see if it is something on this list, or very similar to something on this list. If the incident you are talking about happened at UMASS Amherst call the number below: Call our anonymous hotline at (413)548-5803 or email us at to report instances of animal abuse at

UMass Amherst or to get involved If you have seen animal abuse in some other circumstance please call your local animal control officer, or shelter. Also, PETA has a phone number and email address that you can report abuses to animals in labs. Their hotline number is 757 962 8383 and email is (more…)